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Labour leader reveals huge drop in number of childcare places

Julia Corbett, News Editor (18-Nov-13)

At a visit to a nursery, Ed Miliband said there has been a 35,000 drop in childcare places since the Coalition Government came to power. The leader of the Labour party also published figures showing the cost of nursery places.....

Education watchdog Ofsted gets tough on nurseries with new inspection regime

Sue Learner, News Editor (06-Nov-13)

Education watchdog Ofsted has introduced tough new inspection rules, which means nurseries found to be ‘inadequate’ will be re-inspected after six months and if they have not improved they will face closure. Under.....